The one-year M.S. in Global Media and Cultures (MS-GMC) is a joint degree offered by the School of Modern Languages and the School of Literature, Media, and Communication. We emphasize essential skills like communication, leadership, and global expertise while providing advanced training in a high-impact language and region (Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian, or Spanish). Students create a personalized professional portfolio through internships, research, media production, and study abroad. Join us to set yourself up for a successful career in international business, non-profit, media, social justice, education, and more.
Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish
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Our 12-month Master of Science programs prepare you to...
Create culture change.
Be an effective advocate.
Build inclusive communities.
Address today's global challenges.
Share untold stories.
Launch a global career.
Gain fluency and cultural expertise in a high-impact world region.
Learn how media, language, and culture shape human society and impact innovation.
Customize your education through hands-on experiences on campus and abroad.
Design and launch your dream career.
The Georgia Tech Difference
Our graduate program offers the resources and rigor of a top-tier research university, the personalized attention of a boutique liberal arts college, and the out-of-the-box flexibility of an up-and-coming hub for creative industries and global business.
Georgia Tech’s collaborations with universities, companies, and media organizations allow our students to conduct research, produce media, intern, or study abroad in over a dozen countries.
You choose the projects and advising team that can help you make an impact on the challenges, communities, and issues that matter to you.
Work closely with faculty to design internship and research experiences that fit your goals, as well as to create a resume and professional portfolio that positions you for success.
Our faculty are consistently recognized for their cutting-edge research, innovative teaching, and unrivaled collaboration with industry professionals.
Atlanta is a leading hub of global innovation, home to over 2,100 international businesses. The city is also the No.1 location for feature film production in the U.S. and has a vibrant music, theater, and media scene. International education is highly valued at Georgia Tech and is a crucial part of the campus culture. There is no better place to create the next step in your career.
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Dr. Jenny Strakovsky
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School of Modern Languages
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613 Cherry St., Atlanta GA, 30332
Dina Khapaeva, Professor of Russian and Director of the Russian Program in the School of Modern Languages, had her essay mentioned in the NY …
M.S. Global Media and Cultures student, Ci Song, uses cross-cultural expertise to make a difference on a global scale.
Global Media & Cultures student, Patricia Graffunder, wins photography and art contest for the Global Climate Action Symposium.
Jan Uelzmann, Paul Alonso, and Natalie Khazaal teach different subjects in the School of Modern Languages and study different parts of the …
On Sept. 10, President Ángel Cabrera hosted a kickoff event introducing Georgia Tech's committment to the UN Sustainable Development Goals …
Alumna Annie Eaton examines her experience at Georgia Tech and gives students advice on taking foreign language courses.